Second annual iBBA meeting on June 16 highlighting current topics in cognitive neuroscience

The Institute for Brain and Behavior Amsterdam (iBBA) of the Vrije Universiteit is organizing its second annual meeting. Presentations will address a variety of topics from ranging from motor control, retinotopic organization of the brain, to how to improve yourself. The conference features two external invited speakers, as well as invited contributions by local researchers.

03-04-2017 | 10:52

In this meeting there will be scientific discussions related to talks, posters and networking with researchers. Everyone is invited to participate.
The conference is free of charge but please register at our website here.

We will have a poster session at the beginning of the conference during lunch. We highly encourage students to apply to present. Send the following information in a word document to by May 29, 2017:

First author (Name, affiliation, position)

Additional authors (Names and Affiliations)

Title of poster (up to 20 words)

Abstract (up to 150 words)

12.00 – 13.30 uur    Lunch met posters (in receptieruimte?)
13.30 – 13.35 uur    Opening door prof. dr. Jan Theeuwes, directeur iBBA
13.35 – 14.05 uur    Nienke Atteveldt
            Proving or improving yourself: how beliefs and goals influence learning processes
14.05 – 14.35 uur    Tomas Knapen
            Retinotopic organization of the default mode network
14.35 – 15.05 uur    Andreas Daffertshofer
            Neural Synchronisation in Motor Control
15.05 – 15.35 uur    pauze
15.35 – 16.05 uur    Kobe Millet
            Performance, feedback and self-deception
16.05 – 16.35 uur    Birte Forstmann
            Towards a mechanistic understanding of the human subcortex
16.35 – 17.05 uur    Josh Tybur
            What should a psychology of pathogen-avoidance look like?
17.05 – 18.00 uur    Borrel (Receptieruimte Campuszijde)